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Baedeker's Constantinople By Michael Wild
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This is the first official translation of Baedeker's "Konstantinopel und Kleinasien" by Michael Wild, Baedeker chronicler and historian. This title, published in 1914, covers not only... More > Constantinople but also Budapest, Belgrade, Bucharest, Sofia and the route down the Danube to the Black Sea, as well as the railway routes. The Asia Minor section deals with Troy, Smyrna, Pergamon, Ephesus and the Greek islands including Rhodes. There is a useful introduction with tips for the traveller and essays on Byzantine & Turkish art, along with a comprehensive historical survey from 1500 B.C. to 1913 A.D.< Less
Baedekeriana By Michael Wild
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By Michael Wild, the Baedeker historian, this is an anthology of articles about, and extracts from, Baedeker guidebooks of the past. There is much to amuse and enlighten the reader, who is taken to... More > Troy, Poland under German occupation, the Berlin to Baghdad railway, India and many other fascinating places which one might otherwise never see.< Less
Phoenix Arise! By Michael Wild
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Chief Inspector Faulds has some enigmas on his hands: people seemingly fall to their deaths in front of witnesses, yet no corpses are found. The trail soon leads to a very unusual secret... More > society. When a body is discovered in a newly-dug grave, the plot begins to thicken. The story moves along ever more rapidly, with a surprise ending.< Less
Monkey Business By Michael Wild
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When a body is found in the icy waters of a lake near the Creedy Africana Museum, the place is in turmoil, and police are soon on the scene, headed by Detective Chief Inspector Jim Faulds. When other... More > deaths occur, the detectives are hard-pressed to solve the mysteries. There is a remarkable climax when one of the perpetrators is confronted on the roof of the Museum - and Superintendent Parkes is rushed to hospital unconscious. This is Michael Wild's best thriller yet!< Less
Into the Spider's Web By Michael Wild
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A priceless Da Vinci painting is stolen from an exclusive timeshare and Inspector Jim Faulds CID has to interrupt his Christmas to investigate. He is hampered by Mundbury Police HQ and threatened... More > with retirement. An art critic is found murdered and a link with previous thefts is established. The story reaches an astonishing climax, in which Faulds' life is in great danger.< Less
Death Dressed Up By Michael Wild
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Chief Inspector Faulds has to solve a mysterious balloon crash, followed by a catastrophic theatre fire.
Who's Pulling the Wool? By Michael Wild
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It all begins when Fraston Minster is handed over to the Catholics for a morning. Because some people are arriving from Poland, the police have a security problem, according to the highest sources in... More > Intelligence. Chief Inspector Jim Faulds also has to deal with three murders in his patch. He feels he is being used as a pawn. Why the interest in the sinister Strapton Moor, former RAF airfield, where there are some very strange goings-on? Mystery follows mystery, and false trails abound. In the end, there is an exciting, military-style chase and shootout.< Less
Death on the Pavement By Michael Wild
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Detective Chief Inspector James Faulds is called to solve a most delicate and unusual case: the young Director of Music at Fraston Minster is found dead in the building in strange circumstances.... More > Pressure is put on the Inspector from above to produce a quick, anodyne solution but, the more the tenacious Fauds penetrates into the affair, the less able he finds himself to do his masters' bidding. Aided by his sergeant, Frank Manning, he painstakingly looks for clues and at one point puts his own life in danger. This is a thriller which the reader will be reluctant to put down.< Less

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